About the film
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Release Date: February 19, 1971
|Slogan||:||«See the hilarious BATTLE OF THE BUTT!»|
|Production Companies||:||Tandem Productions, DFI|
|Producers||:||Dick Van Dyke, Ross Brown, Bud Yorkin, Norman Lear, Edward Stephenson|
|Writers||:||Norman Lear, William Price Fox, Neil Rau, Margaret Rau|
Reverend Brooks leads the town in a contest to stop smoking for a month, But some tobacco executives don't want them to win, and try everything they can to make them smoke. If townspeople don't go nuts, from wanting a cigarette, or kill each other from irritation and frustration, they will will a huge prize.